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Will Obama recognize Armenian genocide?

With authorities as diverse as the Vatican and European Parliament recently acknowledging the atrocities of 1915, Turkey’s leaders have been in belligerent mood.

Netanyahu, Rivlin refuse Jimmy Carter's bid to meet

Rivlin and Netanyahu rejected the request over the former U.S. President's 'anti-Israel stance.'

The secret life my mother kept underground

Tamar Fromer Fox would often talk of her Stern Gang escapades in pre-state Israel, but never mentioned the brutal years spent in a Nazi labor camp. It wasn't the only secret she kept from her daughter.

The Merneptah Stele, which states: "Israel is laid waste, its seed is no more."
Why is Israel called Israel?

A brief history of the tribe and of the word 'Israel,' and how the modern state almost came to be called something completely different. Hint: Who is Isaac Pernhoff?

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